W. C. Fields posing at a billiard table, with champion billiard player Bob Cannefax, November 25, 1924.
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Fields is pictured here learning some of the tricks of the billiard table.

Credit: Image Donated by Corbis-Bettmann

To prepare for a comic skit on a billiard match in the Ziegfeld production Comic Supplement, W. C. Fields picked up some pointers for his already impressive pool skills from former billiard titleholder Bob Cannefax.

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